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In November 2017, we will co-host the Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC) in conjunction with our annual Africa conference. GIJC is the world’s largest international gathering of investigative reporters and, for the first time, the biennial meeting will take place in Africa. 

The conference will run from Thursday 16th to Sunday19th November 2017. 

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This year’s Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC17) is brought to you by GIJN and the Wits Journalism Program of the University of the Witwatersrand, with the support of Investigative Journalism Workshop and the University of the Witwatersrand. This year’s conference incorporates the 12th African Investigative Journalism Conference (AIJC2017), an annual event hosted by Wits Journalism.

This 10th Global Investigative Journalism Conference, to be held this November 16-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa, will again feature an academic research track, highlighting trends, challenges, teaching methodologies, and best practices in investigative journalism.

Please visit The Global Investigative Journalism Conference page to get more details.

Click here to read more about the African Investigative Journalism Conference from 2016 and, visit this page for AIJC2015


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About African Investigative Journalism Conference

The African Investigative Journalism Conference is and annual event organized by the Journalism Programme of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits University) in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is Africa’s premier investigative journalism conference. The conference gives African and international investigative journalists an opportunity to learn new skills, hear about the top investigative stories and share experience.